Tag: Mate

  • 388 – Another One Writes the Rust

    First up in the news, we have some Gnome news, some new Intel on Linux 5.19, the kernel gets even more Rusty, Ubuntu loses its Pulse, and Proton unifies. In security and privacy: Facebook has no clue where your data goes.  LinuxFX dumps user data… where? Mozilla fixes a serious vulnerability. Then in our Wanderings: Joe starts making videos, Moss’ wife starts Cruzeing, and Norbert starts his new laptop. In our Innards section, we get some thoughts on Ubuntu 22.04. And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions
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  • 386 – Microsoft’s Redemption Arc

    First up in the news, NTFS is orphaned, a hare-brained C alternative, and some new Pop! In security and privacy, Microsoft found it, and Musk open sources  Then in our Wanderings, Jorge is steaming right along, Joe is destroying more stuff, Norbert had a little too much linux, Moss is redoing EVERYTHING, and Bill is pulling his hair out.
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  • 385 – I like my desktop the way I like my drink

    First up in the news, Mint 21 will have a new graphical upgrade tool; Fedora plans to remove BIOS and XOrg; Gnome43 reworks adwaita tools; a Sony engineer makes exFAT 73% faster; and Alibaba previews a 128-core Armv9 server processor. Then in our Wanderings, Joe is Board of school runnings, Norbert is looking for a MATE, Moss blew up Kodi; and Bill is browsercasting.
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  • 381 – Mozilla Does Something Meta

    First up in the news: AMD builds brand new Linux graphics driver support and Ubuntu MATE to add native Flatpak support. In security and privacy: Arch Linux packages are… outdated? Mozilla does something really Meta, the ‘EARN IT Act’ makes a return, and FLoC was a flop, but Google has some new ideas. Then in our Wanderings Joe gets another new to me bike, Norbert defeats distro hopping, Moss goes international, Josh tells us about running Manjaro, and Bill is truckcasting.
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  • 378.5 – Oh, the Distros You’ll Go!

    In this episode we discuss our current daily driver distros of choice and pick alternatives that we would move to if our current distros of choice stopped being developed.
    In security, Ubuntu Kernel Security Patches, FGKASLR gets closer to mainline, Data stealing malware hides on Linux servers, Go Daddy data breach
    In our Wanderings, Joe does some 3d printing, Josh got a new monitor, Norbert switches OS’s, and Clayton looks back
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  • 370.5 – What Got You Into Linux?

    In our Innards section, an introduction to the new folks that will carry the show with Tony and Joe
    And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions
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  • mintCast 365.5 – The Test Drive

    In our Innards section, we’ve been running Linux Mint 20.2. How about you?
    And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions
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  • mintCast 365 – Upgrade Time

    First up in the news, we realize the Kernel is 30, Ubuntu tweaks its themes, Mint 20.2 is here and Audacity owners are causing a stir in the community again. 
    In security Kaseya and PrintNightmare
    Then in our Wanderings, Leo migrates his blog, Joe gets busy, Tony struggles with 5.11, and Mike jumpstarts a MacOS VM.
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  • mintCast 358 – The Ethical Ethos (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, I make a handoff, Joe repairs more stuff, Moss is in the news, Tony Hughes continues the challenge, and Mike the Builder makes a bike.
    Then, in the News, Mint sends relief, Ventoy has a birthday, JingPad gets closer, new docs Man up, and AlmaLinux soothes the soul.
    In Security, your smartphone is spying on you, Facebook springs another leak, and we disclose our vulnerability.
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  • mintCast 358 – The Ethical Ethos

    First up, in our Wanderings, I make a handoff, Joe repairs more stuff, Moss is in the news, Tony Hughes continues the challenge, and Mike the Builder makes a bike.
    Then, in the News, Mint sends relief, Ventoy has a birthday, JingPad gets closer, new docs Man up, and AlmaLinux soothes the soul.
    In Security, your smartphone is spying on you, Facebook springs another leak, and we disclose our vulnerability.
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  • mintCast 357 – Surfboard Building Lunch (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, I do a little scripting, Joe drops a laptop, Moss is feeling phone-y, Tony walks a thousand miles, Josh visits Piggly Wiggly, Bo battles trolls, Mike gets a new-to-you Q2u
    Then, in the News, new LibreOffice and Audacity, 7zip is native, Calamares can use more butter, and a new kernel is coming
    In Security, how easy it is to buy up your information
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  • mintCast 357 – Surfboard Building Lunch

    First up, in our Wanderings, I do a little scripting, Joe drops a laptop, Moss is feeling phone-y, Tony walks a thousand miles, Josh visits Piggly Wiggly, Bo battles trolls, Mike gets a new-to-you Q2u
    Then, in the News, new LibreOffice and Audacity, 7zip is native, Calamares can use more butter, and a new kernel is coming
    In Security, how easy it is to buy up your information
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  • mintCast 353.5 – Well Oiled Machine (mp3)

    In our Innards section, we say how we’ve got on with Linux Mint 20.1 over the past two weeks
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 353.5 – Well Oiled Machine

    In our Innards section, we say how we’ve got on with Linux Mint 20.1 over the past two weeks
    And finally, the feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 352 – Repredictability (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, I’ve been playing with Docker, Joe got a 1up, Tony bundles up again, and Josh re-predicts
    Then in the news, Linux Mint 20.1 is here, the M1 gets closer, Firefox gets a facelift and Project Lenix makes more progress 
    In security, what’s going on with Qt6?
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  • mintCast 352 – Repredictability

    First up, in our Wanderings, I’ve been playing with Docker, Joe got a 1up, Tony bundles up again, and Josh re-predicts
    Then in the news, Linux Mint 20.1 is here, the M1 gets closer, Firefox gets a facelift and Project Lenix makes more progress 
    In security, what’s going on with Qt6?
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  • mintCast 351 – Greasy Joysticks (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, I nuke an SSD on accident, Joe gets buff...er, Tony fills a doggy bag, Moss is grateful, and Erik Linuxes all the things!
    Then in the news, Mint’s 20.1 Beta is available, Kentucky Fried Chicken reduces, reuses and recycles, XFCE sees an upgrade, and Gnome not far behind.
    In security, Solarwinds...
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  • mintCast 351 – Greasy Joysticks

    First up, in our Wanderings, I nuke an SSD on accident, Joe gets buff...er, Tony fills a doggy bag, Moss is grateful, and Erik Linuxes all the things!
    Then in the news, Mint’s 20.1 Beta is available, Kentucky Fried Chicken recycles, XFCE sees an upgrade, and Gnome not far behind.
    In security, Solarwinds...
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  • mintCast 338 – Two Oh Snap (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, Owen refurbishes, Tony prints new stuff, Moss has a panic attack, Joe attends a LUG, Bo games, and I upgrade to 20.
    Then, in the news, we focus on the new release of Linux Mint 20
    In security, Ripple20
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  • mintCast 338 – Two Oh Snap

    First up, in our Wanderings, Owen refurbishes, Tony prints new stuff, Moss has a panic attack, Joe attends a LUG, Bo games, and I upgrade to 20.
    Then, in the news, we focus on the new release of Linux Mint 20
    In security, Ripple20
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  • mintCast 334.5 – Fossa Fuel (mp3)

    In our Innards section, we talk about the versions of Ubuntu 20.04 we’re playing with.
    And finally, our listener feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 334.5 – Fossa Fuel

    In our Innards section, we talk about the versions of Ubuntu 20.04 we’re playing with.
    And finally, our listener feedback and a couple suggestions
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  • mintCast 329 – fish Pi and Wine

    First up, in our Wanderings, I go fishing, Bo has some Wine, and Joe bakes some Pi.
    Then in our news, Python 2 is dying, a new kernel is in the works, ElementaryOS is getting devs paid, and more.
    In security, we talk more Firefox woes.
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  • mintCast 329 – fish Pi and Wine (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, I go fishing, Bo has some Wine, and Joe bakes some Pi.
    Then in our news, Python 2 is dying, a new kernel is in the works, ElementaryOS is getting devs paid, and more.
    In security, we talk more Firefox woes.
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  • mintCast 321 – Celluloid Service

    First up, in our Wanderings, Leo finally gets upgraded to kernel 5.3, Tony Hughes tries out Ubuntu 19.10, Moss fights with Ubuntu Mate 19.10, Joe picks up an HP tablet to fix, and Tony Watts has a new guitar.
    Then, our news Firefox, MX, Tails and Fedora all have new releases, and we cover the Linux Mint Monthly News. 
    In the security section, we talk two bugs, one with Ubuntu and one on Firefox.
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  • mintCast 321 – Celluloid Service (mp3)

    First up, in our Wanderings, Leo finally gets upgraded to kernel 5.3, Tony Hughes tries out Ubuntu 19.10, Moss fights with Ubuntu Mate 19.10, Joe picks up an HP tablet to fix, and Tony Watts has a new guitar.
    Then, our news Firefox, MX, Tails and Fedora all have new releases, and we cover the Linux Mint Monthly News. 
    In the security section, we talk two bugs, one with Ubuntu and one on Firefox.
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  • mintCast 287 – Debian 9

    287] Download Bi-weekly Wanderings: Isaac is MIA with a flooded basement. Rob’s been playing Starfinder (still) and wondering about kernel releases and versions on his LMDE box. News: You can now […]

  • mintCast 287 (MP3) – Debian 9

    287] Download http://archive.org/download/mintcast287/mintcast287.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: RSS

  • mintCast 249 – Linux Mint 18

    249] Download News: Linux recommendations for a novice: Trying out Linux Mint, Manjaro, and PCLinuxOS (http://www.zdnet.com/article/linux-recommendations-for-a-novice-trying-out-linux-mint-manjaro-and-pclinuxos/) Apple details its latest desktop operating system: macOS Sierra (https://www.engadget.com/2016/06/13/apple-macos-sierra/) It’s time Linux fans […]

  • mintCast 237 – Mint 17.3 and The Year of 2015

    237] Download News: Linux Mint 17.3 ‘Rosa’ Cinnamon released (linuxmint.com) Linux Mint 17.3 ‘Rosa’ MATE released (linuxmint.com) Microsoft Offers Linux Certification (dice.com) For once, a good story about Linux Kernel […]

  • mintCast 230 – Linux Mint 17.2 KDE & Xfce

    230] Download Introduction: Rob’s Xfce woes…XFCE window borders missing! (keheliya.blogspot.com) News: Putting Lipstick on a Penguin – Ken Starks (fossforce.com) More Surprises for Windows 10 Users – Christine Hall (fossforce.com) […]

  • mintCast 228 – Linux Mint 17.2

    228] Download Introduction: Why I code and don’t get paid for it (opensource.com) Raspberry Pi Jams (raspberrypi.org) News: Latest Windows 10 Build Has Some Cool Linux Features (softpedia.com) Ubuntu MATE […]

  • mintCast 226 – Fedora Twenty-Two

    226] Download News: Cinnamon 2.6 Released (segfault.linuxmint.com) Linux Mint 17.1: Simplicity at Its Best (linux.com) MATE 1.10 released (mate-desktop.org) SourceForge Not Making A Graceful Exit (fossforce.com) Linux powers DARPA Robotics […]

  • mintCast 223 – Ubuntu & Ubuntu MATE 15.04 Vivid Vervet

    223] Download News: Is Xfce Still a Lightweight Distribution? (datamation.com) Bodhi 3.1.0 will ditch E19, change to E17 fork Moksha desktop (bodhilinux.com) Debian 8 Jessie released (debian.org) (arstechnica.com) Win 10 […]

  • mintCast 220 – Martin Wimpress and Ubuntu MATE

    220] Download News: Clem gives an update on LMDE “Betsy”” development effort (segfault.linuxmint.com) VMware Sued over Alleged Open Source License Violation in Linux (datamation.com)(sfconservancy.org) Distribution Release: Linux From Scratch 7.7 […]

  • mintCast 215 – 2014 – A Year in Review

    215] Download News: Linux Mint 17.1 “Rebecca” KDE and Xfce RCs released! (KDE) (Xfce) Mageia 5 has been delayed (phoronix.com) Once again, SCO loses in court (theregister.co.uk) Serious security vulnerabilities […]

  • mintCast 213 – Linux Mint 17.1 “Rebecca”

    213] Download News: We have all  winner! Fresh Linux Mint 17.1 – hands down the best Beats Ubuntu, Fedora, openSUSE, Elementary (theregister.co.uk) Linux Mint 17.1 finally makes MATE’s fancy Compiz […]

  • mintCast 163: Linux Mint 15 Mate

    Listen: [MP3] or [OGG] News: Cinnamon 2.0 in Linux Mint 16, no GNOME back-end. (linuxuser.co.uk) Why we need an anti-virus software in Linux. (worldofgnome.org) The Wayland Situation: Facts About X […]

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